Internet Providers in Brent, AL

Residential Internet Statistics for Brent, AL
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $50
Top Download Speed: 182 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Brent, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    88.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    88.4% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    55.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    55.8% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Community Cable
    2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    2% Available

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Internet Access in Brent, Alabama

DSL service is the only wired network choice that has a meaningful level of availability within Brent proper. As of our latest data, it can be accessed by 88.40 percent of residents. DSL Internet service reaches subscribers bytraditional landline phone wires on utility poles, which is why DSL often is provided by traditional phone companies, such as AT&T Internet.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Brent residents. practically one hundred percent of Brent census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Brent is 25 Mbps.

The information listed here comes from FCC reports, and is cross-validated through private databases to output more accurate resources than is available from government websites. Speeds and pricing data is sourced by our research and analysis team, who collect thousands of plans annually.

As of recent FCC reports, 97.98 percent of households (5,000 residents total) have a single option for wired broadband service.

Aside from the Internet providers listed above, AT&T Internet is another option to consider. They have Internet in 88 percent of Brent.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Brent, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Community Cable 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s 2.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 88.4%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 55.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
5,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Brent is the 414th most connected city in Alabama behind Vance, Duncanville, West Blocton, Woodstock, and Centreville.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 3,000 people in Bibb County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Bibb County, approximately 13,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Brent to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Brent 0 Mbps 8 $1.90 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +581.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +172.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +199.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +202.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +196.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )